Letters – John Erasmus Blackett to Messrs Drummond – 14 May 1798

Document Type: Letters
Date: 14 May 1798
Correspondent: John Erasmus Blackett
Recipient: Messrs Drummond
Archive Source: NRO 672/E/1E/5
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Mess Drummond Bankers   London                                    Newcastle  14th May 1798

Gent	Inclosed you will receive a Bill drawn by Surtees Burdon & Co on Barclays & Co at Thirty days dated this day for Four Hundred & Sixty Two Pounds Ten Shillings to pay half a Year’s Composition for the Lot Ore of Weardale Leadmines due the 26th Instant to My Lord Bishop of Durham from Coll Beaumont _ Please to advise me on your Receipt of the Bill &

                                                                                                             I am etc J.E.B

                          £462-10-          No  4432

                                                      Newcastle upon Tyne    May 14th 1798

     Thirty days after date pay to the order of J E Blackett

Esqr Four Hundred & Sixty Two Pounds 10/-      Value Received

Mess Barclays, Tritton & Bevan                                         Surtees Burdon & Co

                      Bankers    London
Includes Bill

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The Dukesfield Smelters and Carriers Project aimed to celebrate and discover the heritage of the Dukesfield Arches & lead carriers' routes between Blaydon and the lead mines of Allendale and Weardale. A two year community project, it was led by the Friends of the North Pennines in partnership with Hexhamshire and Slaley Parish Councils and the active support of Allendale Estates. It was funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and the generous support of other sponsors. Friends of the North Pennines: Charity No:1137467